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William Smith O'Brien Statue, Dublin: 2 reviews and 2 photos


O'Brien was born in Dromoland Castle, Co. Clare. His home in adult life was at Cahirmoyle, Co. Limerick.

William Smith O'Brien is usually remembered as leader of the "Rebellion" at Ballingarry, Co. Tipperary, in July 1848. For his part in it he was convicted of high treason and transported to Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) where he spent five years.

Address: O?Connell Street
Directions: From Trinity College head north for the river, cross over O'Connell Bridge and turn right. Custom House Quay its the next quay after Eden Quay.

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  • Updated Dec 12, 2005
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